Find Your Squad with Victory Briefs

Each year, many students, parents, and teachers ask us about possible coaches for the upcoming debate season, and we are always happy to recommend our staff for coaching relationships. Private coaching arrangements, however, are often hard to organize and sustain throughout the year. They also rarely provide everything one looks for in a structured debate […]


The Argument Clinic

The Argument Clinic Podcast is officially ending. The Argument Clinic Podcast covered a wide variety of introductory debate topics that will serve useful for many debaters for years to come. We hope that listeners continue to benefit from this free educational resource. Download links to old episodes can be found below. A full listing of […]


Katherine Fennel Wins The 2016 Byram Hills Round Robin

Congratulations to Stuyvesant’s Katherine Fennel and Harrison’s Matt Zinman for making it to finals of the 2016 Byram Hills Round Robin. In finals, Katherine defeated Matt on a 2-1 decision (Crucilla, Rashed, *Student Vote). Katherine’s coaches are Paul Zhou, Paras Kumar, Ananth Panchanadam, and Julie Sheinman. Matt’s coaches are Chetan Hertzig, Christian Quiroz, and Bennett […]